Mary Burke Nicholas Washington
and widow of former Washington, D.C. mayor Walter E. Washington (d.
2003) who pioneered many roles for women and blacks in public life,
notably heading a civilian panel in 1989 that criticized the New York
City police over their clash with demonstrators in Tompkins Square Park.
Cause of Death: Sepsis
Born: July 6, 1926
Died: November 30, 2014
Location: Arlington, Washingtin